Invitation: Discussion and US Presidential Deabte Simulation

We would like to cordially invite you to the U.S. presidential debate simulation with a participation of selected high school students. The debate will be complemented with a panel of experts dealing with campaigns and  U.S. presidential elections.

The event will take place just one day before this year’s U.S. presidential elections – Monday, November 7, 2016 from 6 PM in the premises of the Centre for Cotemporary Art DOX, Poupětova 1, Prague). The working language of the event is English.

Opening remarks:

  • H.E. Andrew H. Schapiro, U.S. Ambassador to the Czech Republic

Speakers:

  • Silvie Lauder, Contributing Editor, Respekt
  • Anna Matušková, Assistant Professor, Department of Marketing Communication and PR, Charles University
  • Tomáš Klvaňa, Visiting Professor, New York University Prague

Chair:

  • Daniel Lošťák, AMO

Selected high school students will be representing the GOP or the Democratic Party. Participants will be expected to behave and argue within the reasonable limits characteristic for “their” party about selected topics such as the U.S. domestic, foreign and economic policy.

Please confirm your attendance by filling in this short registration form.

The event is kindly supported by the U.S. Embassy Prague and the Centre for Contemporary Art DOX.